Obong Victor Attah, the former governor of Akwa Ibom State and a life member of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in this interview reviews the events that led to his party’s defeat in the recent presidential election and how the party can recover its steps.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State was until today the senator representing Delta North Senatorial District and was elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In this interview, he speaks on his plans, politics and prospects as governor of the state.
Fertilizer suppliers who participated under the Federal ministry of Agriculture’s Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (GESS) are appealing to the government to redeem the N52 billion (Fifty Two Billion Naira) being the subsidy portion they are being owed by both the Federal and State Governments. The Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (GESS)
For years now, there has been consistent clamour for the empowerment of women and the girl child so as to be able to make meaningful contributions to the growth of their nations as well as the entire world. This agitation has seen individuals, organisations both profit and non governmental including
Nigeria’s in-coming president, Muhammadu Buhari yesterday declared that out-going President, Goodluck Jonathan could have made things difficult by refusing to accept the outcome of the election, but rather chose the path of honour. Buhari said Jonathan’s decision to make the telephone call to him accepting defeat, changed the course of
A Federal High Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, on Wednesday, struck out a suit filed by a factional governorship candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance, Chief Reagan Ufomba, against the authenticity of Dr. Alex Otti’s candidacy in the April governorship election.
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has decried poor electricity in the country and asked the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, to probe the estimated investment of $30bn in the electricity sector for the past 15 years. SERAP, in a statement by its Executive Director, Adetokunbo Mumuni, on Tuesday, berated President Goodluck
The President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, has been advised to probe the spate of violence and kidnappings in Ekiti State. A statement by a group in Ekiti, Restoration Nigeria, on Thursday, said there was a need for a thorough investigation into the growing violence and kidnappings in the state.
Barely 24 hours to handing over power President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan has described his defeat at the 2015 general election as an act of God. Jonathan also said he has accepted his defeat in the election in good faith.
Nollywood actor and producer, Saidi Balogun and actress, Faithia Balogun,who have been estranged are now confirmed officially divorced as the divorce papers leaked to the media a few days back.. E24-7 reports that the popular celebrity couple who have been separated for a while with accusations and counter accusations of
His other name could have been modesty. President Goodluck Jonathan who hands over power today, came into office in a blitz of public sympathy, especially for his calmness in the face of total disregard by the handlers of his former boss and late president Umaru Yar’Adua.
It is a verifiable fact that no nation can grow beyond the level of its teachers. It is also true that if you want to get a good picture of what the future holds, just assess the average child and get the answer you seek. These two facts are linked
Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) plc, a Nigerian technology company, started year 2015 with an after tax loss, analysis of its financial statement shows. The company that recently got listed on the country’s stock exchange has been recording faltering performance based on BusinessDay analysis.
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday sentenced a petty trader, Sadiq Balogun, to 10 years imprisonment for dealing in heroin. Balogun, 27, who resides on Ikpodu Street, Ikeja, had pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of illicit drug.
A very popular and talented Ikwerre Eri Uvor musician, late James Avunonu Wizor, alias Jimmy Conter, Eze Agala 1 of Ikwerre, in his song titled “Change ‘83” released in 1984, sang thus: “Buhari buharile owa, imanu ele army chanjile nu Shagari ladule… change, Change ’83. Queue up, order, be disciplined.” A